• How to Speak to Your LGBT Family and Friends About the Gospel | Season 2 Episode 4

    If you don't have at least one LGBT family member or friend then chances are that you don't have family or friends. Far gone are the days when few people personally knew someone who identified as LGBT. In this episode of Now Is the Time I share with you some times on how you can speak ...

  • Chronological Bible Teaching, 3 Reasons Why Your Church Needs It | Season 2 Episode 3

    Has anyone ever walked in while you were in the middle of a movie or a TV show and started asking a bunch of questions because they missed the first half of the film? It's kind of annoying isn't it? Unfortunately many Christians study their Bible in the same way! In this episode of Now Is the ...

  • Are Altar Calls Biblical? | Season 2 Episode 1

    Have you ever been in a meeting when the preacher called people forward to get saved? Maybe you've experienced the "With every head bowed and every eye closed, just slip your hand up..." kind of call. Or maybe you've heard the preacher say, "Just repeat this prayer after me." In this episode of Now Is the Time Podcast I tackle ...

  • #70 Shepherds’ Conference 2016 at Grace Community Church -Take-aways

    Last week the annual Shepherds' Conference took place at John MacArthur's Church in Sun Valley, California. I'm thankful that I had the opportunity to attend along with a group from my sending church and two Ukrainian pastors. In this episode of Now is the Time I share with you some of the biggest take-aways from the ...

  • #69 This is What the Next Generation Really Needs

    Once as a 4 year old I was misbehaving in Church so my mom took me and sat me on the lap of an old WWII veteran but not even his strong arms could stop me from my naughty ways. In this episode of "Now Is the Time" I tell you the story of my errant ways ...

  • #68 Seven Reasons Why it’s Hard to Love Your Spouse

    Sometimes loving your spouse is easy and sometimes it's not! In this episode Christina and I have an honest and open discussion about why it's often hard to love each other and we also share with you some tips on how we get through those times. We also share a story we've never shared before about something ...

  • #67 Why We Need More Gospel in Our Preaching -7 Reasons

    What separates the preaching of today's celebrity preachers like Joel Osteen from some of the great preachers of history like Charles Spurgeon? A lot separates them for sure but when it comes down to it there is one core difference that places these preachers on opposite ends of the homiletical spectrum. Namely, it is the focus they place ...

  • I Have a Gift For You This Christmas

    I did something special for you this Christmas, I made you a gift. It's a gift that I pray it will bless you this Christmas season. It's also a gift that you can give to your family and friends as you gather to celebrate the birth of Jesus. Today I sat down and made a special recording ...

  • #66 What Is Spiritual Growth?

    Spiritual growth is one of those things that every Christians knows he needs but few have a clear idea of what it really means or how to attain it. In this episode of "Now Is the Time" I define spiritual growth and talk about key ingredients that are necessary for spiritual growth to happen. You can also ...